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Christopher Newport University

Christopher Newport University
Christopher Newport University or CNU, is a four-year college located in Newport News, Virginia. It was established in 1961 as a 2 year college and became a four-year college in 1971. It acheived university status in 1992.
Christopher Newport University or CNU, is a four-year college located in Newport News, Virginia. It was established in 1961 as a 2 year college and became a four-year college in 1971. It acheived university status in 1992. « Show less

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  • State budget, construction drive tuition up at Christopher Newport University

    State budget, construction drive tuition up at Christopher Newport University
    Christopher Newport University's explosive growth has come at a price: It has the highest net attendance cost of any university in Virginia's public system. That's $21,672 a year, based on a calculation that takes total costs and backs out financial...
  • The Shad Ranking: The year that was in Virginia politics

    RICHMOND — When it comes to Virginia politics, 2014 was one for the books. The kind you leave in a box. Not the books you put on a shelf in your living room so the neighbors will come over and think, "Oh, he read that book. Smart." It's just not...
  • CNU psychology professor gives tips to curb last-minute shopping stress

    CNU psychology professor gives tips to curb last-minute shopping stress
    Holiday shopping -- especially last-minute -- can be stressful, but some efforts to save time or money can actually make the experience worse, a Christopher Newport University professor of psychology says. Andrew Velkey II, director of CNU's...
  • Some Virginia lawmakers turn an $18,000 salary into a $55,000 pension

    Some Virginia lawmakers turn an $18,000 salary into a $55,000 pension
    Earlier this summer, Bob Brink paused for a memory from his first days in the General Assembly "A few weeks before I was sworn into office in 1998 … I took a walk around the Capitol and I stopped outside the House chamber. The curtains were...
  • Man charged in Charlottesville case was accused of sexual assault at CNU

    Man charged in Charlottesville case was accused of sexual assault at CNU
    NEWPORT NEWS — The man charged with abducting a University of Virginia student who went missing nearly three weeks ago was accused of sexual assault at Christopher Newport University 11 years ago. Jesse L. Matthew Jr. — who police say also...
  • Tons of data

    The state puts a mind-boggling amount of spending data online, allowing people to drill down on individual purchases that cost taxpayers less than a hundred bucks. It's called Commonwealth Data Point, and it lives online at http://www.datapoint.apa....
  • Panel addresses transgender inclusion in Gloucester County schools

    Panel addresses transgender inclusion in Gloucester County schools
    Former School Board member Ronnie Cohen cautioned Gloucester County schools on how it addresses a proposed transgender restroom use policy. Cohen, a professor of business law at Christopher Newport University who previously served on the Gloucester...
  • Part 6: Giving gifts, and gaining influence?

    Part 6: Giving gifts, and gaining influence?
    Gifts have taken Virginia legislators far afield in recent years — to the Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club, to Paris and even to Rabbit Lake, Saskatchewan. The last two were courtesy of Virginia Uranium, which has been working...
  • State Record: Tabb boys basketball team hit 35 consecutive free throws, ranks fifth all-time nationally

    State Record: Tabb boys basketball team hit 35 consecutive free throws, ranks fifth all-time nationally
    The supposedly lost art of free throw shooting is alive and well at Tabb High. During a stretch of slightly more than two games last week, the Tigers made a state record 35 consecutive free throws. The Tigers made all 13 of their free throws in a 76-...
  • Rejected, then erroneously accepted by your favorite college? Move on

    It might have appeared to be an early holiday present when almost 300 prospective Johns Hopkins University students previously denied early admission or deferred for later consideration recently received an email welcoming them to the fold. The trouble...
  • Notes and notables

    Notes and notables
    Ahead of the curve More and more these days, we are reminded that the key to creating (and filling) jobs in a 21st-century economy is keeping up with 21st-century technology. Over and over, we hear reports that there are plenty of jobs available —...